Return from Hiatus! – NBA Playoff Predictions, Two Week Recap, and More

In case you haven’t noticed  (which is probably most of you), it’s been about 19 days since my last post, which is, ahem, quite a long time. I don’t really have a great excuse except that I’ve been interviewing for a job, which has occupied most of my attention, and then took a beach vacation where there was no wifi. Either way, it’s been way too long since I’ve put anything up, and for that I’m sorry. It’ll never happen again. It didn’t mean anything! I didn’t even know her last name! Yes I used protection! Just don’t tell the kids… Continue reading

Belated Weekend/Monday Wrap-Up

Hello Folks,

Apologies for not writing since Thursday. Despite not working today, I still found a way to get nothing out until now. So, instead of banging out a singularly focused masterpiece like I usually do (I might stay up tonight and write something for tomorrow though), I figured I’d quickly address everything worth addressing that has come up over the weekend and today. Here goes: Continue reading

The NBA Playoffs Have Arrived! (And you thought March Madness was long…)

Here we are folks! I was going to say that this is the best time of the year, but really it’s more like this is the best year of the year because the playoffs take so damn long. No complaints from me, though; the more basketball, the better.

As the 40 games in 40 days move forward, I’m going to offer analysis and predictions for each round’s matchups, but for now I’m not going to project things any further than the opening series. Just didn’t seem productive at this point to go past that.

So here we go. Here are my predictions and analysis for each first round playoff series: Continue reading